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Hop in your Avis Car Rental and discover the hidden gems if the US

Founded in 1946, Avis is a global brand dedicated to service excellence and customer loyalty. A pioneer in the rental business industry, Avis was the first rental car company to rent from airports all over the world. Today, they operate in more than 5500 locations in 165 countries, so customers can access a modern fleet and reliable services from their employees. Find your best car rental with Avis.

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From compact to luxury: The Avis USA car rentals fleet

The Avis Car Rental fleet is continuously being updated and meticulously maintained for safety. Find the space, comfort, and style you need with Avis Car Rental.

Small to full size

Avis Car Rental offers a fantastic range of compact vehicles, economy cars, sleek sedans, fuel-saving hybrids, and much more. Popular options include the Kia Soul, Volkswagen Jetta, Toyota Prius Hybrid, and many more.

SUVs and Jeep

The SUV class of vehicles offer an exciting variety of functions and features, from sporty models like the Mazda CX-5 and Nissan Pathfinder to full-size models like the Chevrolet Tahoe and Ford Expedition.

Trucks and Vans

Choose from a fantastic array of passenger vans and cargo movers. The Chrysler Voyager is a stylish family van, while Chevrolet Express can accommodate up to 15 passengers. If something bigger is what you need, the RAM Rebel and Toyota Tacoma offer power and performance.

Luxury and Convertibles

Wanting to splash out a little? Avis Rent A Car system has an incredible selection of luxury cars to suit any special occasion. Try out the Tesla Model 3 electric vehicle, or paint the town red with a Dodge Challenger coupe.

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So easy to pick up an Avis rental car

You can find Avis Car Rental in all the US hotspots, from Las Vegas and Los Angeles to Chicago and New York. Subject to availability and associated costs, you can pick up a car in one location and drop it off in another for maximum convenience. Sometimes, you may cross the border and drop it off in a different country. Make your reservation well in advance for a more seamless rental experience.

Rent a car Avis: Frequently asked questions

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Are Avis cars reliable?

Avis is an international brand with a reputation for modern cars. Each vehicle is serviced regularly and meticulously, so customers can rest assured their rental will be reliable.

Explore a wide range of car hire deals and packages for all sorts of businesses, groups and individuals. If you want more savings, you can input your promo codes especially if you are one of the AARP members.

Who owns Avis car rentals?

Avis is owned by Avis Budget Group, Inc.

What are your pet policies?

Avis does not have a strict pet policy, but please be sure to return your rental car in a clean condition and free of pet hair, etc. to avoid cleaning fees.

Do you offer one-way rentals?

Avis offers convenient one-way rentals at attractive rates. Pick up a car at one location and return it to another. Car type and availability vary by participating locations, and a drop-off charge may apply.

What is your cross-border rental policy?

It's always best to inquire about any restrictions or fees that may apply if dropping the car at a different location. Inquire either at the location or simply contact us. Driving U.S.-owned cars into Mexico is always prohibited.

What are the age requirements for renting?

Avis rents vehicles to individuals who are 25 or older. A surcharge applies to qualified renters between the ages of 18 and 24.

What driver's license do I need?

The driver's license must be valid at the time of rental, and remain valid throughout the rental period. Driver's licenses accepted in the U.S. are:

  • Any license issued by any U.S. state, territory or possession.
  • A license issued by a Canadian province.
  • A license issued by a country that participated in the 1949 Geneva Convention on Road Traffic or the 1943 Convention on the Regulation of Inter-American Automobile Traffic.
  • A license issued by a country that has a reciprocal agreement with the U.S.

Please bring a hard copy of your driver's license at the time of rental. If you intend to rent outside your home country, you may also be required to present an International Driver's Permit. International Driver's Permits are valid only if presented with the original local license. In addition, at the time of rental, the renter, authorised driver, or additional driver may be subject to an electronic DMV check or may be required to sign a declaration attesting that they have a valid license that is not currently suspended, revoked, expired, cancelled or surrendered. Avis may require that you present a valid passport, as a secondary form of identification at the time of your check-out.

What forms of payment can I make?

Avis accepts most major credit cards, charge cards, and Visa and Mastercard debit cards as a form of payment at most U.S. locations.